245 . Rare Porcelain Half-Doll "Folklore Lady with Crossed Arms" by Goebel from Volkstrachten Series
247 . Grand German Porcelain Half-Doll "Little Girl with Flowing Curls" by Dressel & Kister as Candy Box
5" (13 cm.) h. 6 3/4"w. Waist-up porcelain lady posed with head turned to the side and arms outstretched, her left arm holding a garland wreath decorated with Dresden flowers, shaded brown hair decorated with feathers, combs and ribbons, with double-tiered ruffles of Dresden lace at her cuffs and collar. Excellent condition, professional restoration on feathers and blue dress ribbon. Bearing blue crown stamp of Aelteste Volkstedter Porzellanfabrik. Germany, circa 1915, an outstanding and rare model with meticulous detail of lace and floral trim, distinctive pose.